Rapho Township

Contact Information: 

Address:
971 North Colebrook Rd,
Manheim, PA 17545
(1/4 mile north of Hossler Rd on east side of Colebrook Rd)

Main: (717) 665-3827
Fax: (717) 665-7685

Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri: 8:00am to 3:30pm

Email:
manager@raphotownship.com

Legal Notices:
Lancaster Newspapers

Website:
www.raphotownship.com

 

General Information: 
Current Population 10,442
Assessed Valuation $675,346,300
Municipal Road Miles 93.34
State Road Miles 50.48

 

Meeting Schedule & Locations: 

Location: Municipal Buildng 971 N. Colebrook Rd., Manheim, PA 17545

Board of Supervisors Meetings:  1st & 3rd Thursday each month at 7:30 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting : 1st Monday 7:00 p.m.

Zoning Hearing Board: 1st Tuesday 7:30 p.m. as needed

Fire Advisory Council Meeting:  3rd Tuesday 6:30 p.m.

Please see our calendar on our website for meeting date changes www.raphotownship.com

 

Taxes & Fees: 
Munic Real Estate Millage (total) 1.75
School Real Estate Millage 16.6889
Real Estate Transfer Tax (Munic. & School) 1.0%
Per Capita Tax 0.00
LST Tax (Munic. & School) 52.00
Munic. Earned Income Tax 0.5%
School Earned Income Tax 0.5%

 

Ordinances: 
Zoning Ordinances Yes
Comprehensive Plan Yes
Building Code Yes
Subdivision Ordinances Yes

 

Boards & Committees: 
Supervisors

Chairman: Lowell Fry
135 S. Erisman Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-940-9915

Vice Chairman: Jere Swarr
351 Breneman Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-278-8998

Secretary / Treasurer: Duane Martin
2032 Meadow View Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-629-9343

Planning Commission

Chairman: Jay Gainer    
3150 Sunnyside Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-367-3413

Vice Chairman: Carrol Ehrhart
3536 Echo Valley Rd.
Mount Joy, PA 17552
Phone: 717-653-6636

Secretary: Darwin Nissley
1219 Garfield Rd.
Mount Joy, PA 17552
Phone: 717-653-9662

Members:

Howard Boyd
1212 Drager Rd.
Mount Joy, PA 17552

Fred Raffensperger
3731 Elizabethtown Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545

Zoning Hearing Board

Chairman:  L. Nevin Greiner  
86 E. Hernley Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-665-6854

Vice Chairman:  Leon L. Martin 
2166 Cider Press Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone:  717-665-7212

Secretary: David Reist
583 Longenecker Rd.
Mount Joy, PA 17552
Phone:  717-653-8839

Board of Auditors

Chairman: Kathleen McKelvy
4036 Green Park Dr.
Mount Joy, PA 17552

Vice Chairman: Mark Erb
909 Longenecker Rd.
Mount Joy, PA 17552

Secretary: Vacant

Rapho Twp. Fire Advisory Council

Chairman:  Chris Neiles

Vice Chairman: Dan Reif

Secretary: Jerry Ehrhart

Members:
Randy Fox
Phil Garber

Fire Dept. Representatives:

Fire Dept. Mount Joy:  Bill Hall
Manheim Fire Co.: Dan Reif
Mastersonville Fire Co.: Troy Montgomery
Rapho Twp. Supervisor Member: Lowell Fry

Zoning Officer / Code Enforcement

Dave Eggert
971 N. Colebrook Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-665-3827
Fax: 717-665-7685
zoning@raphotownship.com
Hours:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00 - 1:00
All others by appointment

 

Public Works Director

Public Works Director:
John Haldeman
971 N. Colebrook Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
717-665-3827
roadmaster@raphotownship.com

Manager

Sara M. Gibson
971 N. Colebrook Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-665-3827
Fax: 717-665-7685
Email: manager@raphotownship.com

 

Emergency Management

Lori Shenk
2199 N. Colebrook Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-371-8282
Email: lshenk@djazzd.com

 

Tax Collectors

Elected Tax Collector Real Estate and Street Light Assessment

Melva Kready
971 N. Colebrook Rd.
Manheim, PA 17545
Phone: 717-665-3827
Fax: 717-665-7685
Email: melva@raphotownship.com
Hours: 
Monday 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m
Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Lancaster County Tax Bureau

Earned Income Tax 

Local Service Tax  (Starting 2nd quarter 2014)

Sewage Enforcement Officer

David L. Lockard                  Cert #  01074
1956 Milton Grove Rd.
Mount Joy PA 17552
Phone: 717-653-1008
Mobil: 717-371-2813
Email: dlockardseo@gmail.com

 

Police Chief

David L. Lockard                  Cert #  01074
1956 Milton Grove Rd.
Mount Joy PA 17552
Phone: 717-653-1008
Mobil: 717-371-2813
Email: dlockardseo@gmail.com